Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for knowledge and experience of FactSet products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FactSet over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within FactSet Research Systems, Inc.

FactSet
South East > Kent
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing FactSet 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.55% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Kent median daily rate £200 - -
South East median daily rate £200 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

FactSet is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 246 217 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 44.89% 44.47% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 153 146
Kent median daily rate £350 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £175 £171 £200
90th Percentile £529 £450 £475
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £13.23 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.25% -6.37% -31.66%
10th Percentile £9.90 £10.63 £10.87
90th Percentile £75.71 £21.63 £23.30
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.13 £18.00
% change year-on-year +12.40% -15.97% +14.29%

FactSet
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FactSet within the Kent region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge - 1 £200 -
FactSet
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FactSet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for FactSet.

1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Eikon
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

FactSet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft